City News

Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Dennis Smith
July 24, 2014
Bonner Springs business owner and Basehor resident Dennis Smith is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.
Bonner school supporters plan 2nd annual Operation School Supplies
July 22, 2014
After a tremendous turn out last year, volunteers are working extra hard to prepare for the second-annual Operation School Supplies event for Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 students in need.
Bonner recreation offers free hunter safety course
July 22, 2014
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department will offer a free, three-day hunter safety course next month.
Remember When for July 24, 2014
July 21, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
U.S. Army Reserve Band to perform free concert in Bonner
06:00 a.m., July 21, 2014 Updated 02:29 p.m.
The 204th Army Band, United States Army Reserve, from Vancouver, Wash., will present a free concert at 8 p.m. Saturday.
Rental assistance available for those with mental illnesses
July 17, 2014
A Wyandotte County agency is offering a rental assistance service for those with mental illnesses.
The Chieftain’s Pets of the Week: Enya and Chevy
July 17, 2014
The pets of the week this week are available for adoption at Bonner Animal Rescue.
Bonner library’s summer programs draw thousands
July 15, 2014
One thing is for sure: The Bonner Springs City Library has gone through a lot of sign-up sheets this summer.
Remember When for July 17, 2014
July 14, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Ag Hall set to pay off debt, begin strategic planning
July 10, 2014
The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame likely has cleared one major hurdle in its efforts to become more financially stable.
Bonner’s ‘cutest pet’ getting a second chance at life
July 9, 2014
The Andersons didn’t make a huge effort to make sure their 3-year-old dog, Marley, won The Chieftain’s Cutest Pet Contest. Which means the bulk of the votes for Marley’s photo — which ultimately earned 99 likes through The Chieftain and Basehor Sentinel Facebook pages — likely came from people who were touched by the rescue dog’s story.
Edwardsville’s Sue Adams files to run for state legislature
July 9, 2014
Sue Adams said she decided to run for the 33rd District seat — which covers Bonner Springs, Lake Quivira and portions of Kansas City, Kan., in addition to Edwardsville — because she has had a passion for politics and wanted to make a difference.
Face to Face: Edwardsville recreation lead Mike Martin
July 8, 2014
This week’s Face to Face subject is Mike Martin, who is working to expand the city of Edwardsville’s parks and recreation offerings.
Bonner celebrates parks and rec month; reduces pool pass costs
July 7, 2014
July is Parks and Recreation Month, and to celebrate the Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation has created a calendar of special officers and activities ideas.
Letter: 14th Blast a success
July 7, 2014
To the editor: Thanks to the patriotism and generosity of local businesses and residents of Bonner Springs, this year’s 14th Bonner Blast was a success.